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Toronto Election 2014:
Liveblog: Mayoral Candidates Debate at the CBC
After ten months, it's time for one of the last major debates of the 2014 election. Follow along!
Real City Matters: Can’t We All Just Get Along?
Toronto's motto is "Diversity Our Strength." And in many ways, it is—but, all too often, we shy away from honest conversations about the racial, geographic, and economic inequities that divide us. Join us tonight as we try to start a better discussion.
Concert Marks Anniversary of Ongoing Migrant Strikes
Protesters march in solidarity with undocumented migrants detained in a maximum-security prison without charges or trials.
Joe Cressy Making Council Bid in Trinity-Spadina
After a failed run for MP in Trinity-Spadina, the activist and former Olivia Chow staffer is setting his sights on municipal government.
Paula Fletcher Seeks Re-Election in Toronto-Danforth
The three-term councillor, who won a close contest in 2010, is looking to hold on to her Ward 30 seat.
Liveblog: Mayoral Debate at the Board of Trade
Fact-checking, analysis, and updates from the first major debate of the fall election season.
Lekan Olawoye Makes Council Bid in York-South Weston
The youth-agency director is looking to unseat incumbent councillor Frank Di Giorgio in Ward 12.
Nick Dominelli Seeks Office in York-South Weston
The former City staffer, who finished a close second to incumbent councillor Frank Di Giorgio in 2010, is making another run.
Anshul Kapoor Making Council Bid for Trinity-Spadina
Former No Jets T.O. organizer says grassroots credentials set him apart in a crowded downtown race.
Jane-Finch Residents Rally Against Immigrant Detentions
Protesters denounce police targeting of Latin American migrants as racial profiling.
Liz West Doubles Down in Toronto-Danforth
The TV broadcaster who lost to Paula Fletcher by 259 votes in 2010 takes a second shot at the Ward 30 council seat.
Jim Karygiannis Sets His Sights on Scarborough-Agincourt
The former MP now seeks a local seat in the area he represented federally for 25 years.
On Bill Blair’s Tenure
Looking back at the decade-long legacy of Toronto's outgoing police chief.
Cheri DiNovo: Ontario NDP Must Acknowledge Election “Debacle”
Parkdale-High Park MPP says her party abandoned its socially progressive values during the recent provincial election.
On Rob Ford’s Bigotry
We need to talk less about the perpetrator and more about his victims.
Transcript: Rob Ford’s Post-Rehab Speech
At a press conference today, Rob Ford discussed addiction, shame, and stopping the gravy train.
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Civic Tech: We tried to get a copy of the Sidewalk Toronto agreement
Habitat: Environmentalists eye city’s investment policies
Another Glass Box: The Stalinist “Bunker” Edition